Primer Cartridge KV-U

for Artillery and Mortar Ammunition

Primer Cartridge KV-U is intended to ignite the propellant charges of artillery and mortar ammunition of the following caliber:
· 57 mm, 76.2 mm, 85 mm,100 mm, 115 mm, 122 mm, 130 mm and 152 mm artillery guns and howitzers
· 160 mm mortar ammunition

Primer Cartridge KV-U replaces KV-4, KV-4V, KV-5U and KV-13U primer cartridges.

The Primer Cartridge is safe in storage, handling and operation and ensures the safe and reliable function of the ammunition in all weather conditions.


Maximum Pressure (max): 3700 kgf/cm2
Length: 23.8 mm
Weight: 86 kg
Diameter (max): 30.0 mm
Thread: D 27.178 x 14 tpi, class 2
Operational Temperature Range: -40 to +50 °C
Shelf Life: 15 years
PACKING: – – – 
Number of Rounds in one Case: 396 units in 4 air-tight sealed boxes in a wooden case
Case Dimensions: 520x500x170 mm.
Case Gross Weight: 47 kg.
Case Volume:  0.045 cubic meters